The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Citrix Systems.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 72 64 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 254 272 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.72% 3.66% 2.84%
As % of the Vendors category 8.52% 8.21% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 194 223 168
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Citrix
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2982 3314 3057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.63% 44.54% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2385 2571 2590
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Citrix across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Citrix
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Citrix across the North West region.

Citrix Salary Trend in the North West

Citrix
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Citrix Salary Histogram in the North West

Citrix
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -9 129 £35,000 +4.47% 13
Cheshire +10 86 £35,000 +1.44% 13
Merseyside +6 20 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Lancashire +11 17 £22,250 -31.53% 1
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Citrix also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix.

1 340 (75.72%) Windows
2 290 (64.59%) VMware
3 220 (49.00%) Microsoft
4 216 (48.11%) Active Directory
5 191 (42.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 131 (29.18%) Cisco
7 109 (24.28%) MS Excel
8 103 (22.94%) MS Exchange
9 99 (22.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 95 (21.16%) ITIL
10 95 (21.16%) XenApp
11 90 (20.04%) DNS
12 89 (19.82%) XenDesktop
13 82 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 82 (18.26%) SAN
14 78 (17.37%) SQL Server
14 78 (17.37%) MS Office
15 77 (17.15%) Windows 7
16 76 (16.93%) LAN
17 75 (16.70%) DHCP
18 71 (15.81%) Windows Server 2003
18 71 (15.81%) Data Centre
19 69 (15.37%) SQL
20 67 (14.92%) MCSE
20 67 (14.92%) Windows Server 2012
21 63 (14.03%) TCP/IP
21 63 (14.03%) VPN
22 60 (13.36%) Firewall
23 59 (13.14%) Hyper-V
24 57 (12.69%) Exchange Server 2010

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Citrix also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 103 (22.94%) MS Exchange
2 57 (12.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (7.13%) IIS
3 32 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (5.79%) SharePoint
5 18 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (2.90%) Lync
8 7 (1.56%) Office Communications Server
8 7 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.34%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 5 (1.11%) Apache
11 4 (0.89%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.45%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.45%) CMS
13 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.22%) JBoss
13 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 109 (24.28%) MS Excel
2 78 (17.37%) MS Office
3 3 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.22%) Exstream
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 53 (11.80%) Office 365
2 10 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 90 (20.04%) DNS
2 82 (18.26%) SAN
3 76 (16.93%) LAN
4 75 (16.70%) DHCP
5 63 (14.03%) TCP/IP
5 63 (14.03%) VPN
6 60 (13.36%) Firewall
7 44 (9.80%) WAN
8 38 (8.46%) VLAN
9 29 (6.46%) VoIP
10 26 (5.79%) iSCSI
11 23 (5.12%) NetScaler
11 23 (5.12%) Cisco Nexus
12 21 (4.68%) HTTP
13 20 (4.45%) SSL
14 19 (4.23%) FCoE
14 19 (4.23%) Network Security
15 16 (3.56%) Fibre Channel
15 16 (3.56%) IPv4
15 16 (3.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (17.37%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.67%) Informix
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.45%) MySQL
9 2 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.22%) Big Data
10 1 (0.22%) DB2
10 1 (0.22%) MS Access
10 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (0.45%) HP UFT
1 2 (0.45%) JIRA
1 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.22%) MSI
2 1 (0.22%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (11.58%) Finance
2 29 (6.46%) Law
3 20 (4.45%) Legal
4 11 (2.45%) Retail
5 10 (2.23%) Publishing
5 10 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.34%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.34%) Advertising
6 6 (1.34%) Marketing
7 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.22%) Back Office
8 1 (0.22%) German Language
8 1 (0.22%) Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (20.49%) Analyst
2 47 (10.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 45 (10.02%) Architect
4 44 (9.80%) Consultant
4 44 (9.80%) Support Engineer
5 43 (9.58%) 3rd Line Support
6 37 (8.24%) Support Analyst
7 32 (7.13%) Service Analyst
8 31 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 30 (6.68%) Service Desk Analyst
10 28 (6.24%) IT Support
11 26 (5.79%) Systems Engineer
12 21 (4.68%) Citrix Architect
13 19 (4.23%) Senior Consultant
13 19 (4.23%) 1st Line Support
14 18 (4.01%) Support Technician
15 16 (3.56%) Network Security Engineer
15 16 (3.56%) Help Desk Analyst
15 16 (3.56%) Network Engineer
15 16 (3.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.00%) COM
2 5 (1.11%) Middleware
3 4 (0.89%) Web Services
4 3 (0.67%) XMPP
5 1 (0.22%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.22%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.22%) XML
5 1 (0.22%) .NET
5 1 (0.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 71 (15.81%) Data Centre
2 37 (8.24%) Clustering
3 23 (5.12%) Blackberry
3 23 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.45%) Thin Client
4 20 (4.45%) Fat Client
5 16 (3.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.45%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.34%) EMC VNX
9 5 (1.11%) Replication
9 5 (1.11%) FlexPod
10 4 (0.89%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.67%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.67%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.67%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.67%) User Experience
11 3 (0.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 340 (75.72%) Windows
2 82 (18.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 77 (17.15%) Windows 7
4 71 (15.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 67 (14.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (9.13%) Windows XP
7 25 (5.57%) Linux
8 24 (5.35%) Windows 8
9 20 (4.45%) UNIX
10 19 (4.23%) Mac OS X
11 16 (3.56%) Android
12 12 (2.67%) Solaris
13 10 (2.23%) AIX
14 8 (1.78%) Windows Vista
15 7 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (1.34%) NetWare
17 4 (0.89%) Debian
17 4 (0.89%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.89%) Apple iOS
18 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (21.16%) ITIL
2 41 (9.13%) Migration
2 41 (9.13%) Incident Management
3 32 (7.13%) Load Balancing
4 23 (5.12%) Project Management
5 17 (3.79%) E-Commerce
6 16 (3.56%) Service Delivery
6 16 (3.56%) Server Building
7 15 (3.34%) Business Continuity
7 15 (3.34%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (3.12%) Change Control
8 14 (3.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (3.12%) Line Management
9 11 (2.45%) Server Hardening
9 11 (2.45%) Problem Management
10 10 (2.23%) Time Management
10 10 (2.23%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (2.23%) Document Management
11 9 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (2.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (15.37%) SQL
2 16 (3.56%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.23%) T-SQL
4 9 (2.00%) VBScript
5 8 (1.78%) VB
6 3 (0.67%) C
6 3 (0.67%) C#
6 3 (0.67%) Java
7 2 (0.45%) PHP
7 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 99 (22.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (14.92%) MCSE
3 55 (12.25%) Citrix Certification
4 44 (9.80%) Degree
5 41 (9.13%) MCITP
5 41 (9.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 41 (9.13%) CCA
6 38 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (5.57%) Security Cleared
8 24 (5.35%) MCSA
9 21 (4.68%) CCNA
10 20 (4.45%) CCNP
10 20 (4.45%) SC Cleared
11 18 (4.01%) CCEE
12 16 (3.56%) CCIE
13 14 (3.12%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (2.45%) MCDST
15 10 (2.23%) EMC Certification
16 9 (2.00%) NCDA
17 8 (1.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.46%) SLA
2 7 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.89%) QA
3 4 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.45%) GxP
System Software
1 216 (48.11%) Active Directory
2 191 (42.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (21.16%) XenApp
4 89 (19.82%) XenDesktop
5 59 (13.14%) Hyper-V
6 41 (9.13%) vSphere
7 36 (8.02%) XenServer
8 30 (6.68%) Microsoft App-V
9 17 (3.79%) VMware ESX
9 17 (3.79%) Terminal Services
10 14 (3.12%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (2.00%) vCloud
12 7 (1.56%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.89%) pfSense
13 4 (0.89%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.67%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.45%) BitLocker
16 1 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 54 (12.03%) SCCM
2 14 (3.12%) WSUS
3 11 (2.45%) XenMobile
4 8 (1.78%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.34%) SCOM
5 6 (1.34%) SCVMM
6 5 (1.11%) ARCserve
7 4 (0.89%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.67%) OVSD
8 3 (0.67%) OpenView
8 3 (0.67%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.67%) MOM
8 3 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.67%) Nagios
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 290 (64.59%) VMware
2 220 (49.00%) Microsoft
3 131 (29.18%) Cisco
4 54 (12.03%) AppSense
5 48 (10.69%) HP
6 43 (9.58%) NetApp
7 29 (6.46%) EMC
8 27 (6.01%) Oracle
9 19 (4.23%) Dell
9 19 (4.23%) Apple
10 18 (4.01%) Juniper
11 13 (2.90%) IBM
11 13 (2.90%) Symantec
12 11 (2.45%) CheckPoint
13 9 (2.00%) SAP
13 9 (2.00%) SolarWinds
14 8 (1.78%) Sun
14 8 (1.78%) Avaya
15 7 (1.56%) Wyse
15 7 (1.56%) Veeam
Warrington, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Code Red Associates
Salary: £27,000-£31,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens+bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Work From Home
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £82000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Industry Expert Training!
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Insurance, Pension etc.
Posted: 14 days ago